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How good fleet management makes for happy customers

According to the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS), the number of light commercial vehicles has increased in the past year accounting for 15.5 percent of all vehicles registered, just behind passenger vehicles. This means more SMBs are looking to leverage their vehicles and optimise operations - to gain a competitive edge and maintain superior customer service.

Creating a crash-free culture among mobile workers

Each year there are more than 600,000 road crashes, 200,000 reported injuries and 1,300 people killed. So, for any business with mobile workers, getting drivers home safely each day is a primary goal.

Managing the lesser known costs of fleet management: How to

Fuel, maintenance, servicing and vehicle purchases are all the big ticket items in fleet management. But what about the smaller, more niche areas? What about the additional costs and time that is taken up by e-Tag management or driver training? Here's how to forecast for these costs.

Navigating the 10 pitfalls of fleet management

A fleet might seem like a great way to increase productivity and reduce transportation costs, but it can quickly become complicated and expensive. Avoid these top 10 pitfalls on your road to better fleet management in your business.

Managing a fleet in tough times: Expert tips

In difficult economic times, cutting costs becomes a business operation in itself. As with all other business divisions, fleet management spending needs to be looked with a view towards reducing wasted spend. Here are some ways of managing the costs associated with owning and maintaining a fleet.

Reviewing the products and services your business uses in 2012

Are you one of those business owners who uses the holiday period to take a bit of time outside of your business to review what works and what doesn’t? We asked some experts for their advice on reviewing your business products and services at this time of year.

How to make your fleet carbon tax ready

Is your fleet carbon tax ready? Ian Daniel proposes a few investments to make sure you're on the right side of the Clean Energy Act. "For fleet businesses the time has come to start looking at ways to reduce emissions, thereby reducing tax liability and remaining competitive in the marketplace."

Managing your fleet makes business sense

Smart asset management, and in particular fleet vehicle management, is a critical part of any business’ financial health.

How safe is your mobile workforce?

Ian Daniel blogs about the OH&S considerations managers of a mobile workforce need to be aware of. "Over recent years, responsibility for fleet safety has shifted from drivers to organisations and even individual managers – making this a growing issue for Australian businesses."

Telstra and Navman Wireless partner to deliver GPS fleet management

Telstra is set to offer Navman's Wireless GPS fleet management solutions to business customers, after signing a strategic partnership with the navigation company.


Why is Australia seeing fewer female CEOs?

Fewer women are running the country’s top 200 ASX-listed companies in 2020 compared to the last four years, according to the Chief...

Coronanomics – What we’ve learnt about the economics of COVID-19

If trade bought prosperity to all corners of the world, then COVID-19 is showing the dark side of an interdependent world.

Should you incorporate an AI strategy into your business?

With both government and companies eagerly adopting artificial intelligence (AI) strategies, we explore how AI could also streamline and scale your business....

‘A 10,000 per cent increase in page views in 2 weeks’: how to scale up in a crisis

As a telehealth provider, Coviu experienced a sudden surge in customer demand during the pandemic. Their website saw a 10,000 per cent...

Unemployment rate drops, defying forecasts

Official ABS figures released today show that the unemployment rate has fallen to 6.8 per cent in August, down from 7.5 per...

Qantas disrupts financial services industry with SME business loans

Qantas will start referring business frequent flyers to lending platform Valiant Finance. This partnership helps Qantas members access working capital, asset finance...

Employees willing to salary sacrifice for flexible working: Research

Research from payroll and HR software solutions provider, Ascender, shows that more than one in three (37 per cent) of Australians are...

Let’s Talk: The Right Reasons

A strong story behind a business's inception can have a powerful effect on customers. Customers may identify with a founder's back story...